I used to draw once….pt 2.

…and I stopped for a reason. But that reason is long past, and hopefully this trip down memory lane will be beneficial to re-starting.

Drawing project semester one, year two:

Painting project semester one, year two:

Drawing project, self-portraits:
Connector pen self-portrait, 2007…ish?

Gimp-tastic, in graphite

No prizes for guess what I think is my most noticable feature.

One side left intentionally blank
Fun fact: For this pose the model was looking directly at me, almost glaring, for the entirety of this sketch (15 mins). His penis was too.
Who’s that handsome fellow? Someone fell asleep during one of my all-nighters.

Goofing around with ink and nib
 
I like the noise the nib makes. Scritchy-scratch



Realisations from this are:

I need a better camera, because I do a lot of fine detail. Even just to loan one, sometimes. Should get my finger out on that one.

One way that my drawing lecturers were right was to make using low-quality paper an important aspect of my making, or to use high-quality paper.

I should be drawing one picture every day. Well, what am I waiting for?

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Visual artist originally from Australia, travelling the world creating crocheted wearable art and functional textile pieces. Sustainable art and slow fashion made from recycled fabrics, wools and metal. Colourful. Psychedelic. Unique.
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